DRUG USE AND RELATED PROBLEMS AMONG VERY YOUNG PEOPLE Among those who start using substances at a very young age, evidence suggests that early experimentation with psychoactive substances, including alcohol and tobacco, is associated with an increased risk of developing drug problems later in life.
Talking With Kids About Alcohol and Drugs The issue of drugs can be very confusing to young children. If drugs are so dangerous, then why is the family medicine cabinet full of them? And why do TV, movies, music and advertising often make drug and alcohol use look so cool?
The Center for Drug Safety The Center for Drug Safety is a medical Application Service Provider dedicated to bringing Drug Interaction Data to the medical community and the public that can reduce Adverse Drug Events in America by as much as 95% and Electronic Prescribing that is free to physicians.
Alcoholism and Family Website about children of alcoholics and parents in recoveryand strategies for helping children to manage and overcome the impact of parental addiction on their lives.
Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America CADCA is the premier membership organization of over 5,000 anti-drug coalitions, each working to make their community safe, healthy and drug-free -- one community at a time.
Informed Families.org Informed Families, the Florida Family Partnership, is a statewide coalition providing drug prevention services to parents, grandparents,teachers, students, teens and the community through educational programs, materials and campaigns in an effort to keep kids safe, healthy and drug free.
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information SAMHSA is the Federal agency charged with improving the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death, disability, and cost to society resulting from substance abuse and mental illnesses.
National Institute on Drug Abuse The mission of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is to lead the Nation bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.
Partnership for a Drug-Free America The Partnership for a Drug-Free America (PDFA) is a private non-profit, non-partisan coalition of professionals from the communications industry. Our mission is to reduce demand for illicit drugs in America through media communication.
Pediatric Interim Care Center Pediatric Interim Care Center, or PICC, is a nonprofit organization that was established in 1990 in response to the growing number of drug affected, medically fragile infants born in the State of Washington. This
Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program The Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program is the Federal government's primary vehicle for reducing drug, alcohol and tobacco use, and violence, through education and prevention activities in our nation's schools. This program is designed to prevent violence in and around schools, and strengthen programs that prevent the illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs, involve parents, and are coordinated with related Federal, State and community efforts and resources.
The Anti-Drug TheAntiDrug.com was created by the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign to equip parents and other adult caregivers with the tools they need to raise drug-free kids.